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cymbalom

[sim-buh-luh m] /ˈsɪm bə ləm/
noun
1.
a complex zither played especially in Hungary.
Also, cymbalon
[sim-buh-luh n] /ˈsɪm bə lən/ (Show IPA),
cimbalom, zimbalon.
Origin
< Hungarian cimbalom < Latin cymbalum cymbal
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British Dictionary definitions for cymbalom

cimbalom

/ˈtsɪmbələm/
noun
1.
a type of dulcimer, esp of Hungary See dulcimer (sense 1)
Word Origin
C19: Hungarian, from Italian cembalo; see cembalo
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